1970, ISBN: 020795321X
Hardcover, ID: 12756393873
[EAN: 9780207953217], [PU: Angus & Robertson, Sydney], AUSTRALIAN BIOGRAPHY, HISTORY, HEALTH, NURSING, GENDER, FEMINISM, BRITAIN, Hardback dustjacket, very good good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white photos, cloth covers lightly faded, pages & edges lightly toned, edges lightly foxed, reverse side jacket little foxed (spine ends & corners little worn, minor edgewear, rear cover marked, fore-edges lightly rubbed). 113 pp. This story is of Lucy Osburn (1836 - 1891), who was the founder of modern nursing in Australia, and who pioneered the employment of high-status professional women in public institutions. Osburn learned her vacation at Florence Nightingale's school of nursing in London. In March 1868 Lucy Osburn, with five other nursing sisters, arrived in Sydney to take charge of the infirmary at Sydney Hospital. They were sent in answer to an appeal from Henry Parkes, Premier of New South Wales. This story has never been fully told before. The author has had access to the Osburn family records as well as to Florence Nightingales' papers, the Parkes papers, and many official documents.
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Miss Nightingale's Young Ladies: The Story of Lucy Osburn and Sydney Hospital.
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ISBN (ISBN-10): 020795321X
Publishing year: 1970
Publisher: Angus & Robertson.
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